Area Attractions

The best dining and shopping in the region are available steps from the hotel’s Iowa River Landing locale. Grab lunch at a Japanese restaurant or authentic Mexican eatery close by, then head out to cheer on the home team at Carver-Hawkeye Arena or Kinnick Stadium. Hyatt Regency Coralville Hotel & Conference Center is the perfect starting point to explore the University of Iowa campus, where you’ll spot local landmarks like the gold dome of the Old Capitol Museum and the nearby University of Iowa Natural History Museum.

Hyatt Regency Coralville Hotel & Conference Center

300 East 9th Street
Coralville, Iowa, United States, 52241



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Area Dining

Tribute Eatery and Bar

Tribute aims to bring sophisticated & fresh cuisine to a smart and convivial crowd. Their menu focuses on delivery artisanal sandwiches, sharable snacks, hearty salads, and seasonal favorite with its inviting, classic space and laid-back vibe anchored by a spanning warm wood bar top.


Vesta is a Mediterranean inspired restaurant serving dishes from France, Spain, Greece, Italy and North Africa with an American flair. Vesta seats more than 150 guests, including a private dining area with presentation equipment for meetings. During the summer months, Vesta seats 80 guests for dining and drinks on the spacious patio in front of the Hyatt Regency.

Winestyles Tastings Stations

WineStyles Tasting Station offers a unique retail wine experience and warm ambiance, reminiscent of an old-world wine cellar. Wines are categorized by style and taste, rather than variety or region, which helps simplify the shopping experience. Each section includes a rotation of unique labels and hard-to-find wines from both small and large vineyards around the world, and each bottle is accompanied by a description of the wine’s characteristics, flavors and suggested food pairings. Winestyles also offers small plate items and gourmet chocolate to enjoy with the perfect glass of wine.

Culture + Art

University of Iowa Museum of Natural History

Located in UI’s MacBride Hall, the fascinating exhibits here include prehistoric tools, the Hall of Birds (featuring thousands of birds on display), and Mammal Hall.

Antique Car Museum of Iowa

The Antique Car Museum of Iowa prides itself in educating visitors on the history of transportation. The 28,000 square foot showroom features 90+ cars ranging from year 1899 to the mid 1970’s, along with an early 20th century Skelly gas station, and an exhibit featuring the Abernathy Boys. The Antique Car Museum of Iowa moved to its new home in the lower level of the Xtream Arena in 2021!

The Iowa River Landing Wetland Park

Located between the Hyatt Regency Coralville Hotel & Conference Center and the Iowa River, is a two-acre pond surrounded by five acres of wetlands. A series of elevated walkways ring the pond and traverse the wetlands on the east side of the hotel, and a viewing tower serves as an observation point. A limestone outcropping with a cascading waterfall is located at the north end of the pond. The park is an ideal location for nature walks, bird watching, and wildlife photography.

The Iowa Writer's Library

Housed in the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Coralville Hotel & Conference Center, the Iowa Writer’s Library is a collection of approximately 800 books written by former students, graduates, and faculty of the nationally renowned Iowa Writers’ Workshop at the University of Iowa and is maintained by the Coralville Public Library.

Sports + Entertainment

Xtream Arena

The Xtream Arena is a multi-purpose facility in the core of our neighborhood. A single full-size sheet of ice supports the demands of the University of Iowa Club Hockey Team, Iowa City-Coralville youth hockey teams, and Coralville’s own ECHL team, The Iowa Heartlanders. The Arena also serves the University of Iowa Women’s volleyball team. This unique facility has the flexibility to host a number of athletic events and tournaments, from wrestling and basketball to indoor football and soccer, in addition to concerts and special events such as graduation ceremonies.